CAMPAIGNS 6 Sept 2017

Video: UK's detention system

Detention is one of the most harmful aspects of the UK’s asylum and immigration system. Find out the basic facts about detention in this great little video by Help Refugees.

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NEWS 6 Oct 2017

We are recruiting new Management Committee members!

Right to Remain is seeking to recruit volunteer board members for our Management Committee. We are looking for people with the skills, experience, energy and time to commit to our vital work – we are particularly interested in hearing from people with experience in line management, project management, fundraising, or communications, and/or with good administrative and organisational skills.

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CAMPAIGNS 27 Sept 2017

Patients not passports!

30 September: actions in London, Manchester and Newcastle to protest the introduction of immigration checks in the NHS.

The Minister for Health, Jeremy Hunt, has brought in a policy of passport checks for all patients accessing NHS services and is planning to introduce regulations that demand upfront payment from people who don’t qualify for free care.

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NEWS 10 Sept 2017

Our 2017 annual gathering: caring communities and beautiful futures

On 10 September, Right to Remain held its annual gathering in Liverpool. We were joined by groups and individuals from across the UK, to share information, learning, inspiration and hopes and fears for the year ahead.

This year, groups from Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle and Gateshead, Sunderland, Hartlepool, London, Bristol, Nottingham, Coventry, Brighton, Sheffield and more came together and created an amazing day of the meeting of minds and hearts.

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NEWS 4 Sept 2017
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NEWS 16th May 2017

This is what solidarity sounds like

MaMa is a Liverpool community group of mostly asylum-seeking women, standing up for each other's rights, and with their choir providing a way to come together, to bond, to heal and to transform minds.

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Ijeoma Datha-Moore
CAMPAIGNS 27th April 2017
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Video: Preparing for the asylum interview

The interview can be very difficult and stressful, and there’s much can go wrong. But there is also a lot you can do to prepare. Patricia in Sheffield speaks from experience.
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Early Asylum Support

In Sheffield, Right to Remain is supporting a new volunteer group to help newly-arrived people to prepare for their asylum interviews.

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Claiming asylum? Know your rights, be prepared

The asylum, or substantive, interview is one of the most important parts of your asylum application. Our Toolkit can help you to understand the procedures, know your rights, what you can do to prepare, and what to expect for the rest of the process.

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Legal updates

Immigration and asylum law explained, in accessible language. This is our blog of legal resources for non-lawyers. With explanation of important legal developments in immigration, asylum and human rights law, and links to further resources. more

Country information

Info and resources for researching country of origin information for asylum applications. more

Detention centres

Details of immigration detention centres in the UK. more


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